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Emilia Clarke Explains Why She Turned Down 'Fifty Shades of Grey'

Emilia Clarke Explains Why She Turned Down 'Fifty Shades of Grey'

Emilia Clarke shines on the cover of Marie Claire UK magazine’s June 2015 issue.

Here’s what the 28-year-old Game of Thrones star had to share with the mag:

On why she turned down Fifty Shades of Grey: “I really wanted to work with [Fifty Shades director] Sam Taylor-Johnson because she’s f–king amazing. But there is a huge amount of nudity in the film,’ she explains. I’ll never say, ‘I’m never doing nudity’ because I’ve already done it, but I thought I might get stuck in a pigeonhole that I would have struggled to get out of.”

On Googling herself: “I remember when everything first kicked off, I Googled myself. You just do, it’s instinct. But never again. It just takes that one person who says: “She’s a fat b—h,” and you’re like: “I’m a fat b—h!”

On wanting a romantic relationship: “I’m soppy and I do like to believe that when the right person comes along, it will work, because you want to make it work. Everyone else seems to manage it.”

For more from Emilia, visit MarieClaire.co.uk. Bigger cover inside…

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